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Finally a Way to Store My Machine Needles

Old 10-11-2013, 02:56 PM
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Originally Posted by petmomful View Post
This is great, but don't you have to keep used needles separate from new needles, so you know which is which? I have never found a good way to store slightly used needles.
My "new" needles are in the cases that they were packed in i.e. Schmetz. The used needle that I placed "loose" in the container was only used for a short while to top stitch. I believed it to still be worth keeping so I put it in the large container but not back in it's original container. Hope this makes sense.
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Old 10-11-2013, 10:44 PM
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great idea, thanks for sharing
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Old 10-12-2013, 04:54 AM
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Originally Posted by NJ Quilter View Post
All I can say is that drawer is entirely too neat! Great storage idea for any of our small items. Thanks.
Heavens, yes, it's waaaay too neat!! I would be really embarassed if someone opened mine! I DO have my bobbins in one of those containers. Thanks for the neat needle container idea!
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Old 10-12-2013, 06:49 AM
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GREAT idea!!! THANKS!!!
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Old 10-12-2013, 04:32 PM
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Cool idea! So neat and tidy.
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Old 10-12-2013, 05:19 PM
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OOOOOOh.. I like that idea..
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Old 10-12-2013, 07:05 PM
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Thanks for sharing that idea.
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Old 10-13-2013, 10:11 AM
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Great idea for the needles, and I like your tidy little drawer too!
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Old 10-13-2013, 04:39 PM
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Thanks for this idea.
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What a great idea!
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